This section describes how to manage your ElastiCubes.

By default, the Sisense Web Application is connected to the ElastiCube server that is installed with it on the same machine.

By default, all ElastiCubes on that machine are accessible to all dashboard users, and are visible under LOCALHOST.

Opening an ElastiCube in the ElastiCube Manager

You have a number of ways to open your ElastiCube in the ElastiCube Manager:

  • From Sisense web app:
    • Click ElastiCube Manager in the top menu (1).
    • If you have an open dashboard, click on the ElastiCube name next to the dashboard name. Select View in ElastiCube’s Page (2) to open the ElastiCube management page in the web app. In the ElastiCubes page, select the ElastiCube and click Open. To open the ElastiCube of the open dashboard, click Open in ElastiCube Manager (3).

  • From Windows: From the Start menu, open Sisense ElastiCube Manager.

Adding Another ElastiCube Server

To add another ElastiCube Server to Sisense:

  1. Click ADMIN in the upper right corner and select the ELASTICUBES tab on the left.
  2. Click ADD SERVER.

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  1. Select whether this ElastiCube Server is intended for Admins only. This selection also applies to all new ElastiCubes that will be added to this ElastiCube Server. A user that has access to an ElastiCube Server can access all the ElastiCubes on it.
  2. Add the IP of the ElastiCube Server to which you want to connect and click ADD SERVER. The new ElastiCube Server is added to the list with all its ElastiCubes.
  3. Click SAVE. Once a new ElastiCube Server has been added, its ElastiCubes immediately become available to all designers (by default) when they create a new Dashboard.
    To define which users are allowed to access the data of an ElastiCube Server, see Assigning Rights to an ElastiCube Server.
    To define which users are allowed to access each specific ElastiCube, see Assigning Rights to an Elasticube.

Removing an ElastiCube Server

To remove an ElastiCube server from the list:

  • Hover over its title and click the Trash Managing Elasticubes - 55 button.


Note: The LOCAL MACHINE server cannot be removed.